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Committees

The Weiss Tech House is made up of 6 individual committees, each with their own projects and specialties.

INNOVATION FUND

What we do

Our in-house, mini-venture capital fund.

Hears student project pitches and awards grants of up to $1,000 to student innovators

Facilitate the integration of accepted projects into the Weiss Tech House

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PENNVENTION

What we do

Responsible for producing the annual PennVention student invention competition, Penn's tech startup competition with $20K+ in prizes.

Connects PennVention teams with industry mentors

Produces the annual Mini-Mentoring Marathon in the fall

Check Out Pennvention

WEISS LABS

What we do

Feature 5 weeks of hands-on lessons related to entrepreneurship and delivered by industry-experts and mentors

Provide support to teams through our associated professors at the University of Pennsylvania

Offer a physical workspace which allows teams to interact, work on their ventures or to simply be innovative

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THE SIGN.AL

The Sign.al was created to accomplish the following:

1. Expose students to the perspective, risk mindset, and creative drive behind a diverse set of career journeys.

2. Provide resources for students to explore and develop the variety of skillsets necessary to pursue such career journeys.

Check Out the Sign.al

EVENTS ROADMAP

What we do

Focus on entrepreneurship education

Create lesson plans in science, technology, and entrepreneurship

Hold events like: Emerging Technology Panel, Innovation Week, Elevator Pitch, and more!

Check Out Events Roadmap

PENN INNOVATION CONF.

What we do

Partners with the numerous clubs on campus

Organize a high-profile entrepreneurship conference

Excite Penn about getting involved in startups!

Check Out Innovation Conf.

Founder of the Week

FOUNDER OF THE WEEK

Founder of the Week: Zhuoroui Fu

Founder of the Week: Zhuoroui Fu

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Founders of the Week: Jeriann Gumilla and Coco Wang

Founders of the Week: Jeriann Gumilla and Coco Wang

It all started with an eyelash curler. Coco Wang (W '21) had purchased 4-5 different brands, with no success from
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Founder of the Week: Thomas Cavett

Founder of the Week: Thomas Cavett

This week, meet Thomas Cavett (WG '18), an army veteran who (fun fact!) spent some time protecting Obama in his
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